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what power supply?

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May 19, 2013 8:46:43 AM

I'm building a new gaming pc in two weeks and was wondering what power supply I needed. My specs are:
Amd fx 8320 overclocked at 4.5ghz with the noctua nh-d14.
My mobo is gigabyte 990fxa-ud3 and my graphics card is the
Club 3D Radeon HD 7870XT jokerCard. Witch I wil also overclock.

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a b ) Power supply
May 19, 2013 10:07:57 AM

At a rough estimation, your PC will draw ~500W. You can make better estimation using this tool:

So I recommend this Seasonic M12II-620 Bronze:

Good luck!
a b 4 Gaming
May 19, 2013 10:11:11 AM

Your card under extreme load uses around 355w of power (when OC'd) :!-temperature-noise-and-energy-consumption

and with cpu and rest of system i'd recommend a 500w to 550w of quality psu (seasonic-corsair-Rosewill (capstone edition) ) .

this would be my recommendation :

and this :